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TON. Twenty hundred weight, each hundred weight being one hundred and twelve pounds avoirdupois. See act of congress of Aug. 30, 1842, c. 270, s. 20.

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Intrepid sold 93,000 short tons of langbeinite in the first quarter at an average FOB the mines or net sales price of $123 per short ton as compared to 48,000 tons at an average FOB price of $108 per short ton in the prior year's first quarter.
Gross margin in the first quarter of 2010 for the sale of potash was $109 per short ton or 31 percent, compared to $435 per short ton or 60 percent in the three months ended March 31, 2009.
Average net realized sales price for langbeinite, which we market under the name of Trio(TM), was $190 per short ton ($209 per metric tonne) in the fourth quarter of 2009 compared to $323 per short ton ($356 per metric tonne) in the fourth quarter of 2008.
The United States continues to be the largest wood pulp producer in the world with 58 million short tons of output in 2002.
Average net realized sales price for langbeinite, which we market under the name of Intrepid Trio(TM), was $338 per short ton ($373 per metric ton) in the second quarter of 2009 compared to $188 per short ton ($207 per metric ton) in the second quarter of 2008.
Gross margins in the first quarter of 2009 for potash increased to $423 per short ton or 58 percent compared to 51 percent in the three months ended March 31, 2008.
Gross margins in the fourth quarter of 2008 for potash increased to $479 per short ton or 63 percent compared to 22 percent in the three months ended December 31, 2007.
Average net sales price for langbeinite the third quarter of 2008 increased to $283 per short ton ($312 per metric tonne) compared to $137 per short ton ($151 per metric tonne) in the third quarter of 2007.
Average net sales price for langbeinite this quarter was $188 per short ton ($207 per metric tonne) compared to $109 per short ton ($120 per metric tonne) in the second quarter 2007.
As a result, coal consumption in the Other Industrial sector decreased by 7 percent to end the year at 61 million short tons.
Unit by Conversion Factor Mass short tons (2,000 lb) x 0.
01 ounce per ton (opt) gold (Au) cut-off, the calculation results are: 141,444,000 short tons grading 0.